Kwaku Sintim-Misa popularly called KSM is a Ghanaian actor, social commentator, motivational speaker, satirist, author and TV host. He was born on the 5th of December, 1956 in Kumasi to the Rt. Rev. Godfried Kwadwo Sintim-Misa, one-time Moderator of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana and Mrs Mary Oforiwaa Sintim-Misa all of blessed memory. He is the brother of Ghanaian actress Joyce Anima Misa Amoah.
KSM attended the UST Primary School before going to the Presby Boys Secondary School (PRESEC), Legon, in the 1970-71 academic year. After his first year he left for Prempeh College, Kumasi, to continue his secondary education between 1972 and 1977, where he also completed the sixth form course. He then enrolled at the National Film and Television Institute (NAFTI) as one of the pioneer students, but left after a year for the United States.
He enrolled at the Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut, for his first degree in Theatre Arts, majoring in acting and directing. He then enrolled in New York University for the Masters of Fine Arts Programme in film production. He later worked with several film companies.
After 14 years in the United States of America, KSM returned to Ghana in January 1996. He has been active on stage, radio and television ever since. Some of his notable works include the comedy The Saga of the Returnee, Afia Siriboe etc. He currently hosts Thank God It’s Friday (TGIF) on Metro TV.
He is married to Mavis Ampah and they have four children, Nana Yaa, Nana Kwasi, Yaw and Nana Ama.
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